SRAM trickles down electronic shifting to third-tier groupset GX Eagle AXS

Ostensibly for mountain bikes but with application for gravel – is this a glimpse into what the future holds for the SRAM Rival road groupset?

SRAM has just released an electronic version of its third-tier mountain bike groupset GX Eagle AXS, bringing battery powered shifting to a much more affordable price point.

The relevance to drop-bar bikes may not be immediately obvious, but there are (at least) two reasons why it’s worth taking notice.

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